selected – eleventh entry

Eleventh Entry     Saturday, March 28th, 2020 This morning a radio voice said, “Our president’s flimflammery is colliding with empirical reality” a term and concept I am not used to hearing on the morning news. President Trump complained that President Obama had...

Special Entry – Final Joker

Special Entry – Final Joker   (click to enlarge and view back)   Tuesday, December 1st, 2020 This image, a 2019 postcard by John Amber, was going to be sent in early March with one of the first entries; there was a paucity of street visuals when Covid first...

Covid Entry notes 2023

Covid Entry Acknowledgements   Hopefully the steady arrival of these entries has been simple and clean; making it happen has required a lot of help. Many thanks go to J Ladd and Bridget Lyons for reading and commenting on the texts. An even larger thank you goes...

2023

Delayering Introduction Author Bio Contact Five Days in March 2002 Five Days in March 2002 Download PDFListen   Monday, March 4th, 2002 Next week, twin beams of light will project up from the WTC site. “Family members” expressed concern that the light would...

ABOUT – June Pictures

June Pictures 2020 Architectural conservator James Boorstein captures a moment in Manhattan as the focus in New York shifted from COVID-19 to George Floyd. “The June Pictures” offers an intimate view during an unprecedented time as social unrest arose from a...

June Pictures 2020 – Artist’s Bio

Artist’s Bio In 1977 James Boorstein wanted to see if he could learn something about the art world and signed a two-year lease for a raw ground-floor space in Chelsea. Since then he has experienced being held at gunpoint, beaten by cops, witnessed arson, and...